Translation of "grievance" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈɡriː.vəns/ us

a complaint or a strong feeling that you have been treated unfairly

motivo de queja
A special committee has been appointed to handle prisoners’ grievances.
Bill still harbours/nurses a grievance against his employers for not promoting him.
The small amount of compensation is a source of grievance to the people forced to leave their homes.

(Translation of “grievance” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈɡriːvəns/

a cause or reason for complaint

queja; reivindicación
She went to the manager with a list of grievances.

(Translation of “grievance” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)